Category Archives: Ground Handling

The new Lufthansa Livery Goes on Tour

A heads-up to Lufthansa fans: on Thursday, February 8, a very special Lufthansa Boeing 747-8 and an Airbus A321 will be touring Germany and Europe. … More ››

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New Qantas Lounge at Heathrow’s T3

Qantas’ latest international lounge, has opened at Heathrow Terminal 3. The airline says the design concept is an evolution of its flagship lounges around the … More ››

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IATA and the CAAS to Launch Predictive Analytics Research Centre

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) have announced the signing of a Memorandum of Collaboration (MoC) to … More ››

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Boeing Delivers First 737 MAX for Oman Air

Boeing has delivered the first of 30 737 MAX airliners to be operated by Oman Air. The Muscat-based carrier ordered 20 MAX variants in October … More ››

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Maiden Flight for Airbus A321LR

Airbus’ first A321LR (Long Range), MSN7877, has accomplished its maiden flight following a mission lasting 2 hours and 36 minutes.  The aircraft powered by CFM … More ››

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Vilnius Airport to Start Terminal Modernisation

After completing its runway reconstruction last summer, this year Vilnius Airport is about to start the reconstruction of its passenger terminal. The airport says the … More ››

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Abu Dhabi Unveils Revamped Lounge

Abu Dhabi International Airport (IATA: AUH) has unveiled its revamped Plaza Premium Lounge – Al Dhabi in Terminal 1, with 47% increase in seating capacity, … More ››

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Virgin Atlantic Unveils Latest Addition to its Fleet

Virgin Atlantic has unveiled the first of four new Airbus A330-200 to join its fleet. “Daydream Believer” (G-VMNK) arrived into Gatwick for finishing touches before … More ››

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Airbus A350-1000 Demonstration Tour Underway

The A350-1000, the newest member of Airbus’ widebody family, has embarked on a three-week Demonstration Tour to the Middle-East and Asia-Pacific region. The tour follows the … More ››

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New Self Bag Drop at Hamburg Airport

Hamburg Airport has introduced a fully automated baggage drop facility with the aim of speeding-up the passengers’ journey through the terminal. Ten “self bag drop” … More ››

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